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History from the top shelf: the cultural politics of sex in post-war Britain

Cofield, L., Mechen, B. and Worley, M. ORCID: (2022) History from the top shelf: the cultural politics of sex in post-war Britain. Contemporary British History, 36 (2). pp. 165-173. ISSN 1743-7997

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To link to this item DOI: 10.1080/13619462.2022.2051485


The 1970s saw representations of sex become ever more visible in Britain. This special issue is designed to stimulate further research into how shifts in cultural politics, media and society facilitated and responded to cultural depictions of sex and sexuality. To this end, our short introduction surveys some of the literature and offers a glimpse of what might be stacked along History's top shelf.

Item Type:Article
Divisions:Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Humanities > History
ID Code:105992
Uncontrolled Keywords:Political Science and International Relations, Safety Research, Development, History, Cultural Studies


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